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up a fight in the spring over taxes, spending and the deficit. >>> it appears california will finish the month with a bump in tax revenue. according to the legislative analyst's office, the state is expected to end january $4 billion ahead of projections. the state also set a record on january 16 when the franchise tax board received $2.2 billion in taxes. experts say the excess money may be the result of a combination of state and federal tax changes. >>> government figures released today indicate that union membership in the united states is at its lowest level since the 1930's. the bureau of labor statistics says union labor declined. it's a drop of about 400,000 workers. the losses were spread across both the government and private sectors. >>> a state appeals court has upheld the right of a san jose car dealer to share its tips with other employees. in a unanimous decision, judges from the sixth district court of appeals said they could find nothing in the law that made the practice illegal. it is common in the restaurant business for waiters and waitresses to have to share tips
opinion on taxes themselves. nicholson set off a firestorm of controversy when he said he may have to move out of california because of recent hikes in federal and state taxes on the wealthy. when asked about it and the farmers insurance opened in california, he compared his remarks about the mistake he made the 2006 u.s. open. >> it was like when i tried to carve a three iron around the tree and made double bogey and lost the u.s. open. i think i will learn my lesson and take the wedge and get back and play. i made a big mistake talking about the stuff publicly and i should not have done that. >> still asking for a mulligan. he said that his tax rate is over 60 percent in the state. but according to the tax foundation in california tax experts, is closer to 51%. california recently became the state with high as top marginal tax rate banks to boaters passing in november a temporary tax hike on wealthy residents. >> new this morning police searching for a man who kidnapped a 13 year-old girl, i am live on the scene. >> also watching the bay area weather as we clear up this morning. we will
year to try to convince voters to approve a tax hike to deal with california's bumming. well, he successfully succeeded in doing that. so now his clout couldn't be lier and today we expect him to outline his vision on other issues beyond what last year was which was all about taxes and that's going to include as you said education, a big one. he is going to reveal a plan we expect that will offer more money and resources to poorer schools or those student who are more in need than others and also to address public universities to try to compel them to cut costs to students as well as making courses more prevalent online. infrastructure is another big one as he is expected to push for high speed rail and to talk act water issues and trying to build two massive tunnels to move water from northern california to southern california. part of today's state of the state address will be very positive in tone. the governor expected to point out that california is leading the nation in job growth and that the state's credit rating has improved dramaticly over the past several years. last b
a tax expire that is now $194 per parcel for san rafael's elementary school district and $132 for the high school district. school officials so the the marin independent journal the tax is needed to avoid cuts to programs and personnel. the proposed ball lit initiative goes to the voters in a special mail in election, in the spring. >> such a nice weekend with the gorgeous sunshine. >> i heard it was fabulous. >> we were too sick to enjoy it. >> hopefully you will get progressively better. we will make it warmer for you. >> that is whale -- what i will do for you. now, stay away from me. i cannot get sick. >> we will have unlimit 9 visibility this morning with no fog. 39 inland is as cool as it gets and mid-40's in the bay. we will have upper 40's to low 50's during the lunch hour but it will become breezy as the sun overturns the atmosphere. it could mix the we atmosphere for a shower especially near our beaches. the further you are over the ocean the more likely you are to run into one. mid-to-upper 50's for 4:00 temperatures and at 7:00 we will view mostly clear night and t
approved a one eighth sales tax in november. that helps us. the academy economy is coming back. >> he hopes to lead the supervisors. >> the nonprofit care sharing organization is expanding adding three wheelchair accessible mini vans in to its fleet. the organization received a grant to purchase the additional vehicles. >> it has allowed people to get away at an affordable price. it has allowed people to go and do things with their families when they've never had the opportunity to do it. >> these new vans can hold up to two people using wheelchairs and up to three more passengers. they're available to city share members. >>> animal college reporting a staggering number of bird deaths today. they say new research shows that cats kill between 1.4 and 3.7 billion birds a year even more small mammals. the estimates are much higher than previous estimates and could account for 15% of the total bird population. bird and cat lovers have clashed for years over outdoor cats being allowed to roam freely. >> part of a huge stash of gold coins in nevada will hit the auction block before a san ra
and evening hours. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast shows and our tax system with not much marcher imoisture. --and our tax systartic system. >> more on the forecast coming up in a moment. >> the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza looking good. and my weight and some of the caste lines in our last report not the case anymore. still have overnight road work in effect for the incline section but not producing in delays. >> at the cemetery ridge traffic building not only in the west bound direction towards of to see you consider lights several of them hedy's down to hayward. the drive 12 best 30 minutes between 8 80/1 zero one. >> the code a bridge, southbound 11 looks good however,--the golden gate bridge south bound 101 looks good. >> we do have dense fog and portions of the north bay. >> traffic maps show more about 101 looks good no issues for interstate 280. >> you may encounter damp roadways. drive with extra caution. 23 minutes out of navao into san francisco. >> no delays on public transit for ac transit, bart our couch at this hour. >> thank you erica on to the situation i
are getting a look at where your tax dollars are going. we found crews yesterday with headlamps they are operating heavy machinery, installing lighting. they are working with the equipment there. cal tran says the fourth bore is 75-80% complete and set to open later this year. >>> in over night news a car fire forced the i vassuation of an -- evacuation of an apartment building in redwood city. the car was parked in a car pot when it caught fire. while investigators aren't commenting, tenants believe it was intentionally set because there were two separate fires one in the front of the car and the other in the trunk. >> i hear the alarm going off. i came down to see what was going on. i open my door and i immediately smoke. >> there were no injuries reported. firefighters did keep the flames from spreading to the upstairs apartment. >>> hundreds of voluntaries fanned out across san francisco to count the city's homeless. the census is taken every two years. collected data is used to provide services to homeless. >> i'm a san francisco resident and this is a way for the city to c
and authorities are preparing for the worst. >>> we are bringing you a firsthand look at your tax dollars at work in the tunnel. we got a look inside the 4th bore yesterday. we found crews hard at work inside. federal stimulus funds are paying for two thirds of the 400 million-dollar project. taxpayers are funding the rest. >> when it's done caltrans will be dedicating two bores permanently to eastbound traffic and two permanently to westbound traffic. >> caltrans said the 4th is 75 to 80% done. they will start laying the road bed next month and it's set to open later this year. >>> federal safety regulators say no matter what anyone else is saying the dream liner investigation continues. the head of the ntsb unsettling description of how serious this matter may be. >>> facebook founder is getting involved in politics. . >>> welcome back. taking you live to new york. dow back from its earlier gain. still up 17.5 points, s&p500 testing the 1500 level and a lot of familiar names in stocks to watch today. johnson and johnson up, part of the dow -- and it's earning estimates. p and g better than ex
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